Let’s Taco ’bout Art

Taco ’bout Art: We’ll be crafting paper tacos with all of the fixings! Kids of all ages welcome – No registration required.

When: Saturday, May 25 | 10:00am-11:00am
Where: Truro Library, MacQuarrie Maker Lab

Learn to Make Salsa and Sangria Night

Learn from the best as Sylvia and Jenny as they teach YOU how to make your own fresh salsa and sangria!

The event will be held at the Truro Farmer’s Market, Thursday, May 23rd from 7 pm – 8:30 pm.

You will learn to make 2 types of Salsa:
– A Restaurant Style Salsa – tomato/cilantro/onion/jalapeño /lime – Fiesta Salsa – corn/black bean/avocado/tomato

.. & 3 types of Sangria:
– A classic red wine
– A cranberry white wine
– A non-alcoholic “not so sassy sangria”

Tickets will be sold at $25/person (must be 19+) and there will be a limit of 20 people! Tickets will be sold through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/learn-to-make-salsa-and-sangria-night-tickets-61490403452

Get your friends together, or just come by yourself for a fun night of Mexican food and drink! No prior experience or supplies necessary 🙂

Let’s Taco’ bout Business and Mentoring

Taco ‘bout Entrepreneurship: A Discussion with Regional Advisors and Funding Agencies that Support our Local Business Community

This event will be an informal session with advisors from ACOA, BDC, EDC, CBDC-NOBL, TCPEP, NSCC, Futurworx and NSBI to discuss local resources available to our business community. An open Q&A session will take place with all advisors and time will also be allocated for a brainstorm session with advisors and entrepreneurs to discuss the development of a formal business mentorship program for our region.

Date: Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
Location: Truro Farmers Market (Outdoor Canopy Area)
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm (TACO THEMED SUPPER will be provided at no cost)

R.S.V.P: Business Owners will be required to RSVP and prove they run a local business. Please RSVP via: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/taco-bout-entrepreneurship-business-advisory-and-mentorship-event-tickets-61234448885

This event is not open to the general public as it is an exclusive event for local business owners in the Truro and Colchester Region.

Elementary School Pinata Contest

Elementary school classes from all over Truro and Colchester will be creating piñatas to be displayed at the Truro Mall from May 20th – May 25th.

The public will be voting on their favourite piñata all week long. The final voting day will be May 25th. The winning class will get a $500 cash prize to go toward a school project of their choice! The contest is sponsored By Colchester Credit Union – Thank you Credit Union!!

Taco ’bout Truro

For five days in May, participating restaurants all over Truro will be serving delicious specialty tacos! Stay tuned for a list of participating restaurants

On top of tacos, we’re going to taco ’bout all the amazing things Truro has to offer. Events will be happening all over town, highlighting the best of Truro! Picture a make your own salsa night at the market, a piñata contest, a taco ’bout entrepreneurship event, let’s taco ’bout the trails; guided tours.. just to name a few!

We are excited to announce our participating #trurotacoweek restaurants!

BellyUp BBQ & Grill
Engine Room
Frank & Gino’s Grill and Pasta House Truro
NovelTea Bookstore Cafe
Rath Eastlink Community Centre (Nourish Eatery & Catering)
One 50 On Willow
The FOOD Muster
The India Hut – Authentic Indian Cuisine
The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub
Hub Grub
Habaneros Modern Taco Bar
Truro Heights Big Stop Restaurant
Bistro 22
Jimolly’s Bakery Cafe
Ella’s Jamaican Food
Parichat’s Asia Thai Restaurant
Truro Raceway

Schedule of Events

May 21-25 | Elementary School Pinata Contest @ Truro Mall
May 22 | 6:30-8:30pm – Taco ’bout Entrepreneurship @ Truro Farmers Market
May 23 | 7:00-8:30pm – Salsa & Sangria Making @ Truro Farmers Market
May 25 | 10:00-10:30am – Cobequid Trail Guided Bike Ride @ Cobequid Trail
May 25 | 10:00-11:30am – Victoria Park Guided Hike @ Victoria Park
May 25 | 10:00-11:00am – Taco ’bout Art: Crafting Paper Tacos @ Truro Library
May 25 | 1:00-2:30pm – Victoria Park Guided Bike Ride @ Victoria Park

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(Doors open at 1:00 PM)

Admission: FREE 👏

Concessions: available for purchase (popcorn - Thank You MacQuarries Pharmasave, water, suckers, granola bars, chips)

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FREE 🎥movie matinee!!! Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
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Cobequid Educational Centre (CEC) Auditorium
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